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Herbert Witherspoon

Herbert Witherspoon (July 21, 1873 – May 10, 1935) was an American bass singer and opera manager.

Birth and Death Data: Born July 21, 1873 (Buffalo), Died May 10, 1935 (Manhattan)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1907 - 1917

Roles Represented in DAHR: bass vocal

Notes: Wife: Florence Hinkle

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= Recordings were issued from this master. No recordings issued from other masters.

Recordings (Results 26-50 of 68 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor C-10980 12-in. 9/18/1911 Sous les pieds d'une femme Victor Orchestra ; Herbert Witherspoon Bass vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, bass vocal  
Victor B-10981 10-in. 9/18/1911 Le muletier de Tarragone Herbert Witherspoon Bass vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, bass vocal  
Victor B-10982 10-in. 9/18/1911 Border ballad Herbert Witherspoon Bass vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, bass vocal  
Victor C-10983 12-in. 9/18/1911 Bendemeer's stream Herbert Witherspoon Bass vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, bass vocal  
Victor C-10984 12-in. 9/18/1911 Hosanna Herbert Witherspoon Bass vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, bass vocal  
Victor C-10985 12-in. 9/19/1911 Der Wanderer Herbert Witherspoon Bass vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, bass vocal  
Victor C-12539 12-in. 10/28/1912 Mary of Allendale Herbert Witherspoon Bass vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, bass vocal  
Victor C-12540 12-in. 10/28/1912 The auld fisher Herbert Witherspoon Bass vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, bass vocal  
Victor B-12541 10-in. 10/28/1912 At eventide Herbert Witherspoon Bass vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, bass vocal  
Victor B-12542 10-in. 10/28/1912 Le Gascon Herbert Witherspoon Bass vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, bass vocal  
Victor B-12545 10-in. 10/29/1912 Bring him back is all my prayer Herbert Witherspoon Bass vocal solo, with violin obbligato vocalist, bass vocal  
Victor B-12546 10-in. 10/29/1912 Pirate song Herbert Witherspoon Bass vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, bass vocal  
Victor B-12547 10-in. 10/29/1912 A memory Herbert Witherspoon Bass vocal solo, with piano vocalist, bass vocal  
Victor C-13211 12-in. 4/30/1913 Simon the cellarer Herbert Witherspoon Bass vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, bass vocal  
Victor C-13212 12-in. 4/30/1913 One sweetly solemn thought Herbert Witherspoon Bass vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, bass vocal  
Victor B-13213 10-in. 4/30/1913 Baciami Herbert Witherspoon Bass vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, bass vocal  
Victor C-13214 12-in. 4/30/1913 Der Lindenbaum Rosario Bourdon ; Herbert Witherspoon Bass vocal solo, with piano vocalist, bass vocal  
Victor C-15191 12-in. 9/15/1914 All in the April evening Herbert Witherspoon Bass vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, bass vocal  
Victor B-15192 10-in. 9/15/1914 Se vuol ballare Herbert Witherspoon Bass vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, bass vocal  
Victor B-15193 10-in. 9/15/1914 A memory Herbert Witherspoon Bass vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, bass vocal  
Victor B-15194 10-in. 9/15/1914 Eyes of blue Herbert Witherspoon Bass vocal solo, with harp vocalist, bass vocal  
Victor C-15195 12-in. 9/15/1914 Maria Mari Herbert Witherspoon Bass vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, bass vocal  
Victor C-16525 12-in. 9/21/1915 Calvary Herbert Witherspoon Bass vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, bass vocal  
Victor B-16525 10-in. 9/21/1915 Calvary Herbert Witherspoon Bass vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, bass vocal  
Victor B-16526 10-in. 9/21/1915 Rose-Marie Herbert Witherspoon Bass vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, bass vocal  
(Results 26-50 of 68 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Witherspoon, Herbert," accessed June 19, 2024, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109216.

Witherspoon, Herbert. (2024). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved June 19, 2024, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109216.

"Witherspoon, Herbert." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2024. Web. 19 June 2024.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109216

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